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Water restrictions

The following water restrictions will be enforced in the Central Highlands with regards to watering of private lawns and gardens. These restrictions are implemented under the Drought Management Plan of 2009. (Note: Triggers and restriction levels are on pages 54-61).

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  • Anakie, Blackwater, Bluff, Capella, Comet, Duaringa, Dingo, Emerald, Rubyvale, Sapphire and Springsure – Level 0
    • No sprinklers on Mondays
    • Odd-numbered houses – Sprinklers allowed on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, between the hours of 5.00am – 9.00am and 7.00pm – 11.00pm only
    • Even-numbered houses – Sprinklers allowed Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, between the hours of 5.00am – 9.00am and 7.00pm – 11.00pm only
    • Attended hand held hoses permitted at any time
  • Tieri – Level 0
    • No sprinklers on Mondays
    • West of Malvern Avenue – Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday between the hours of 4.00 pm and 8.00 pm.
    • East of Malvern Avenue – Wednesday, Friday and Sunday between the hours of 4.00 pm and 8.00 pm.
    • Attended hand-held hoses permitted at any time.
  • Rolleston – Level 0
    • No sprinklers on Mondays
    • West of Warrijo Street – Sprinklers allowed Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday between 4.00 pm and 8.00 pm only.
    • East of Warrijo Street – Sprinklers allowed Wednesday, Friday and Sunday between 4.00 pm and 8.00 pm only
    • Attended hand-held hoses permitted at any time.

The Queensland Government has some tips for using water wisely.

 

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